Lauren Wolk is a bright and shining star

I was stopped in my tracks by ‘Wolf Hollow’ by Lauren Wolk. So often a blurb will suggest the reader will ‘laugh uproariously’ or be greeted by ‘the new Harry Potter’, or, as in the case of ‘Wolf Hollow’, experience a book similar to ‘To Kill a Mockingbird.’ ‘Wolf...

Watch this space (Mr Mole!)

It is really interesting to learn about the backgrounds and motivations of writers and illustrators. I became more aware of Jarvis when I looked over his most recent title, ‘Mrs Mole I’m Home!’ (Walker) and was prompted to share it, for it made me laugh so much. ...